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3D Printed Gearbox - Educational Model

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Neil Wyatt03/06/2020 11:46:08
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I found this on Thingiverse at random. It is neatly done and seems to work well:

Brian Oldford03/06/2020 11:50:13
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Without baulk rings no wonder he had to go steady going through the gears.

Ady103/06/2020 12:03:02
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You can drive a car with no syncro but it's all in the timing

Drove an old TX2 with a gearbox like a crash box for quite a few years

Good gearbox work is essential for a lot of lorry driving

Martin Connelly03/06/2020 12:24:28
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Reverse looks a bit fast.

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Neil Wyatt03/06/2020 13:04:31
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Typical

It's meant as a demonstrator not to go in a sportscar...

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Gerard O'Toole03/06/2020 13:08:20
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Thanks for post Neil

Pretty impressed.

I have gotten a 3d printer few months ago. So this gives me something to aim for!

XD 35104/06/2020 00:58:03
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I was wondering where the quick change gearbox for my mini lathe went to 😂
3D printers are really very good for “proof of concept “ when designing things .

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